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Schools - Support
Burnside Primary School
Required from 18 December 2019
Permanent/Full Time/ Whole Time
The Head Teacher and Governors wish to appoint a School Caretaker. We are looking for a School Caretaker who is friendly, approachable and hard working.
The successful candidate will show:
• Reliability and organisation;
• A flexible and adaptable approach;
• A hard working ‘can do’ approach;
• Positive attitude towards all tasks within the job role;
• Practical handyperson skills;
• Good communication skills;
• A sense of humour and willingness to work as part of a team
In return we can offer:
• The opportunity to be part of a friendly, successful team in a happy school
• Opportunities for further training and development
• A well-maintained school environment
This position is whole time which means that you will be in attendance at work all year round (52 weeks a year) and will have an annual leave entitlement (26 days if you have less than 5 years’ continuous local government service, 31 days if you have in excess of 5 years’ continuous local government service.) You will also be required to work ‘split shifts’ to coincide with the beginning and end of the school day.
Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post
As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.
This job is not open to job share.
We strive for our children and staff to love being part of our community, ensuring they leave us with fond memories and a firm foundation from which to grow for the rest of their lives.
Please apply for this position by completing an application form which is available online or from the school office Applications should be returned to school, either via email, by hand or via the postal service, to the school office
Closing Date: 12 noon Friday 25th October 2019
Interviews will take place on 13th November 2019.
Unfortunately, we cannot contact all applicants, therefore if you have not been invited for an interview, please assume you have not been shortlisted.
Burnside Primary School
15 Mendip Terrace,
Tel: 01207 234020